The Evidential Value of A Dying Declaration in Nigeria

Simply put, a dying declaration or a statement as to cause of death, is: “The statement of…

Altine v. State: On whether wrong for single police officer to tender exhibits recovered from an accused and give evidence of collective police investigation. An insight into the decision of the Supreme Court therein.

Altine v. State: (2022) 18 NWLR PT. 1862 AT 323. Summary of Facts: The complainants, one Saidu…

The Incessant Contravention of the Provisions of the Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshots Act 2017: A Call for Enforcement

Abstract The lackadaisical attitude towards the treatment and care of victims of gunshot in Nigeria, especially…

Finance Bill 2022: A Snapshot of Expectations

INTRODUCTION As is traditional dating back to 2019, the Finance Act is passed every year and…

Honourable Justice Mustapha Abubakar (Genius) emerges the new substantive Chief Justice of Ahmadu Bello University Students’ Representative Council Court. By Alqasim Abubakar, A.G ABU Zaria.

The Faculty of Law, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, has inaugurated its students judiciary, which consist of…

An Area of Law That Needs Changing Due to Incursion of Technology and Why.

  The advancement in the modern technology today has come with several features which brought changes…

21st Century Law Practice: Its Lacuna And Way Forward.

INTRODUCTION: Legal Practice initially was reserved for the elite who could sometimes easily dispense with the…

Corporate Taxes in Nigeria

IntroductionTaxation is system that encapsulates the lawful imposition of a compulsory financial charge at specified rates…

LIFIN Academic Conference, 2022: My Experience

The 2022 LIFIN Academic conference came with a life transforming experience. The knowledge gotten from the…

FRIDAY & ORS V. GOVERNOR OF ONDO STATE: On Proper remedy where elected officials illegally removed from the office cannot be reinstated. An insight into the decision of the Supreme Court therein.

Citation: (2022) 16 NWLR PT. 1857 AT 586. Facts: The appellants were elected as Chairmen of…

The Relationship And Implication Of Intellectual Property On Cryptocurrency

The emergence of block chain technology especially crypto currency has come with a lot of concerns.…

A Review Of The Constitutional Right To Political Participation: Women And Politics In Nigeria

ABSTRACT Nigeria has been recording low participation of women in both elective and appointive positions. This…

Why Do Lawyers Defend ‘Factually Guilty’ Persons

A lot of people view lawyering jobs through dirty windows. They see lawyers as those without…

Kwenev V. The State

KWENEV V. THE STATE (2022) 13 NWLR {PT 1847} AT 273 Courtesy: Moruff O. Balogun, Esq. Summary…

Impunity and the Rule of Law in Nigeria: Why The Police Cannot Arrest Person in Place of Another

Introduction: By section 4 of the Police Act, the Nigerian Police derives its power to arrest…

An Analysis of the Number of Witnesses Under Conventional and Sharia Laws.

Indisputably, a witness plays a crucial role in the administration of justice in Nigeria. A witness(es)…

A Comparative Analysis of Vicarious Liability and Criminal Liability in Nigeria Criminal Law.

INTRODUCTION Often, individuals have been held liable for offence(s) committed by their associates. In corporate bodies…

An Overview Of The Rights Of A Child Under The Nigerian Laws: A Comparative Analysis

INTRODUCTION The rights of a child in Nigeria are enshrined in several laws both national and…

International And Local Documents On The Basic Rights Of Women.

INTRODUCTION A woman is an adult female. Prior to adulthood, a female human is referred to…

Open Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari on FG – ASUU Protracted Strike, Issues and Challenges

FG – ASUU Protracted Strike Issues and Challenges Your excellency, President Buhari, it is not my…